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Del Mar, CA, United States
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cape Rey Hilton is a beautiful property that has been designed and staffed to support a world-class stay. We hosted our annual meeting of about 100 attendees here and found it to be the easiest, most seamless, fantastic place we've ever hosted the event. The event staff were available immediately to resolve any issues we ran into, including adjusting... More 

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CapeRey_Carlsbad, General Manager at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, responded to this review

Dear ameliak932, We truly appreciate this amazing 5-star review. We are so happy to hear that your event was seamless! We pride ourselves on paying attention to details and giving our guests a great experience, so we appreciate the kind comments about our staff. I will be sure to share with our team! Thank you again for choosing Cape Rey... More 

British Columbia, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just came back from 6 days at Cape Rey. Our experience was amazing! The service, especially Ta at the pool, was fantastic. The meals we had at the restaurant were delicious. I highly recommend the poke at sunset on the patio! The location is great and the rooms are comfy and spacious! I didn't want to leave!

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Croton on Hudson, New York
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While the Cape Rey Hilton sounds good online, you will find it extremely disappointing. First of all, and this is sort of illuminating about the whole experience, it is not "152 steps" from the beach. More like half a mile (unless you want to jump the fence into the neighboring trailer park). They try to make it upscale, but for... More 

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CapeRey_Carlsbad, General Manager at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, responded to this review

Dear mikeonhudson, We appreciate your feedback on our resort. We wish that you had a better experience, as it is our goal to ensure every guest feels completely satisfied with their stay. Our resort is truly a short walk to Carlsbad State Beach. If we have the privilege of welcoming you back, our team could show you the staircase that... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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41 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gym? Check. Awesome pool? Check. Great bar? Check. Easy access to beach? Check. Not a ton of cool restaurants and bars in the hood, it's pretty residential and a drive to la Jolla and a home to San Diego. Rooms were great and f you rent a car tons to do. Def recommend this one.

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Orange County, California
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off the hotel was clean, beautiful, and relaxing. I was a bit frustrated with pre-check in online. It would show me the map of the room selected for me by the hotel but then when trying to look at other rooms you couldn't see where they were on the map. Then upon arrival my husbands hands the valet the... More 

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Placentia, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The West facing rooms which have personal balconies are fantastic for relaxing sunsets. Spectacular for a romantic sunset. I would recommend the upgrade to the end suites because of the much larger room. personally I would recommend the south west suite.

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Texas
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48 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

VERY nice view from the hotel. The Pacific Ocean gives an excellent backdrop. An overall nice hotel with Great staff. They go out of their way to be friendly and accommodating. Not a new hotel, showing some age, yet very well maintained. Good restaurant on site. (Chandlers) who also has great staff and makes you feel at home! Once you... More 

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CapeRey_Carlsbad, General Manager at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, responded to this review

Dear bobert2412, Thank you for being a loyal guest at Cape Rey. We appreciate you staying with us every year and you taking the time to write this amazing review. It’s great to hear that you enjoy the view from our property – these sunsets and ocean views never get old! We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Sincerely,... More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel chosen by company for meeting. Brilliant choice as a meeting venue but also for after work activities. Highly recommended. The hotel was well-laid out. The staff were very helpful and also friendly. The rooms were extremely clean and I felt looked after during a week of meetings!

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Temecula, California
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our 2nd visit to this beautiful, well decorated and romantic hotel property on the cliffs of Carlsbad State Beach overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Though the hotel is a close car ride to everything in North County San Diego (including the charming downtown village of Carlsbad), it feels remote and secluded and that is a big part of its... More 

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CapeRey_Carlsbad, General Manager at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, responded to this review

Dear AmericanRedDragon, We appreciate the 5-star rating and glowing review! We are so happy that you appreciated the intimacy of our resort and were able to relax and rejuvenate during your stay. Our culinary team prides itself with providing high-quality food sourced from local farms so it’s great to hear you enjoyed Chandler’s as well. I feel confident that potential... More 

New Orleans, Louisiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful property, beautiful room, beautiful location. It had a nice restaurant, gym and pool. Also had live mussic several evenings. Close to town and they have a shuttle to take you. Park is $20/day for self park.

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Carlsbad_Hilton, General Manager at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, responded to this review

Dear LynnKayB, Thank you for the great review of our resort. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed our property and location. We hope you choose to stay at Cape Rey on your next visit to Carlsbad. Sincerely, Thomas Lee More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled along the sunny Pacific Coast in Northern San Diego and only 150 steps to the surf, Cape Rey is the adventurous choice for the California traveler who seeks something different and unique. With spectacular views of picturesque South Carlsbad beaches, the resort sits atop the crest of a series of gently rolling berms - a crest we like to call the Cape! At the Cape you are just minutes from LEGOLAND(R)California and the historic Del Mar Race Track, or a short coastal drive to SeaWorld, the San Diego Zoo or Safari Park, famous regional wineries, and award-winning craft breweries. For the adventurous types we outfit you for local deep-sea fishing, sailboat cruises, horseback riding, paddle boarding, snorkeling, surfing lessons, and kayak explorations. Foodies enjoy dining on-property at Chandler's, where you'll find familiar favorites prepared with a twist. For connecting rejuvenation with mind, body and soul, we offer one of the top 5 Hotel Spas in the U.S. By Travel & Escape, the Ocean Crest Spa. And with an array of excursion locales and onsite amenities, there's always something to do, see or eat at the Cape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort

Address: 1 Ponto Road, Carlsbad, CA 92011 (Formerly Hilton Carlsbad Oceanfront Resort & Spa)
Region: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: €152 - €263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 215
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#2 Business Hotel in Carlsbad
#3 Spa Hotel in Carlsbad
#5 Romantic Hotel in Carlsbad
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Carlsbad
#8 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
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“get a room on the third floor, or else you have no view”
 of 5 bubbles mikeonhudson, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good, however, anything facing the ocean is even better!”
 of 5 bubbles bobert2412, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view is best, but good views off other side of hotel, too.”
 of 5 bubbles Ding526, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here and if you do when they tell you your room is an upgrade go elswhere.”
 of 5 bubbles bandkm, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Do not get a suite if you expect an adult to sleep on the pull out. For a couple the room is fine”
 of 5 bubbles skidog88, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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